African swine fever,
Russia
Information received on 01/12/2017 from Dr Evgeny Nepoklonov, Vice-minister, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 02/11/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 06/11/2017
Report date 01/12/2017
Date submitted to OIE 01/12/2017
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (01/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (08/12/2017)
New outbreaks (4)
Outbreak 1 Nagornoe, Bagrationovsky, KALININGRADSKAYA OBLAST
Date of start of the outbreak 02/11/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 1
Outbreak 2 Razdolnoe, Bagrationovsky, KALININGRADSKAYA OBLAST
Date of start of the outbreak 02/11/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 3 Krasnoarmeskoe, Bagrationovsky, KALININGRADSKAYA OBLAST
Date of start of the outbreak 06/11/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 4 2
Outbreak 4 Bagrationovskoe, Bagrationovsky, KALININGRADSKAYA OBLAST
Date of start of the outbreak 19/11/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 4
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 9 6 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** 66.67% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Gvardeiskaya veterinary Laboratory (Local laboratory) Wild boar polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 20/11/2017 Positive
State Science Institution National Research Institute of Veterinary Virology and Microbiology of Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (National laboratory) Wild boar polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 08/11/2017 Positive
State Science Institution National Research Institute of Veterinary Virology and Microbiology of Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (National laboratory) Wild boar direct immunofluorescence (DIF) test 06/11/2017 Positive
State Science Institution National Research Institute of Veterinary Virology and Microbiology of Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (National laboratory) Wild boar polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 06/11/2017 Positive
State Science Institution National Research Institute of Veterinary Virology and Microbiology of Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (National laboratory) Wild boar polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 08/11/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations